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lower back pain when I lift my leg

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Depends: We need more information to help focus on the cause. It could be pinched nerve but lifting the leg usually makes that worse. It could be muscle, joi ... Read More

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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Blake Miller
12 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Spondylolysis: Back pain in adolescents is sometimes difficult to find a cause. As a weight lifter, he may have a stress fracture in an area of his spine called the ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
35 years experience Pediatrics
Sciatica: Sciatica is a nerve root compression issue that can be caused by spinal problems that include a bulging or compressive disc, injury or destruction of ... Read More
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A 77-year-old female asked:
Dr. Monica Michel
11 years experience Family Medicine
Osteoarthritis hip?: If by inner thigh you mean groin and by lower back you mean buttock pain this could be osteoarthritis of the hip. If the pain starts at the lower back ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Sieb
13 years experience Family Medicine
Possible : Do you recall a specific moment when you first noticed the pain and/or what you were doing? Have you been doing any heavy lifting? It's not uncommon f ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mehul Desai
18 years experience Pain Management
Compression: It may be that your body position during those two activities compresses the nerves more resulting pain leg pain.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
It may be the pregna: It may be your pregnancy but it would be wise to see your physician and get this evaluated . Your obstetriciation can also clarify and you may f ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
It depends: These symptoms need to be fully and thoroughly evaluated by your physician who can then explain them to you and discuss with you what's best.
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nelis Smit
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Get x-rays: It sound like your might be having neurological(nerve) pain, and the problem might be due to the degeneration/injury to the structures in your lower b ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: See your doctor since it is getting worse.
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